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Wallace, Silverton, and Osburn

Our district provides Fire and EMS services too approximately 65 square miles in a mountainous region with an approximate population of 5,500 permanent citizens. The district includes the incorporated cities of: Osburn, Wallace, as well as the areas of 9 Mile, Burke, Two Mile, Sunny Slopes, Terror Gulch, and Silverton, a vast area of outlying canyons and drainages.


We Proudly serve the changing needs of our communities by providing the highest quality of local emergency safety and support services.


Shoshone Co. Fire District #1

Protecting the communities of Osburn, Silverton, and Wallace, Idaho with fire suppression, prevention, and education. We also provide emergency medical services as paid staff are firefighters and emergency medical technicians at the basic and advanced levels. SCFD1 also relies on a base of volunteers to help serve and protect the communities.


Serve our Community with:

  • P rofessionalism
  • E nthusiasm
  • O rganizational Integrity
  • P ride
  • L eadership
  • E ffectiveness
Message from the Fire Chief:

"We have some new faces at our department this year. I am very proud to be a part of the public service in our community, and taking our services from good to great with hard work and your help. Our department is looking forward to all the events this coming summer season. Our department holds training every Wednesday at 6pm open to the public. Please, feel free to contact the station with any questions, comments, and concerns at 752-1101."

- A. Cagle.